Tag: 2019

Are Feral Hogs Dangerous: Threats Posed By the Invasive Species

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Are Wild Hogs Dangerous

They’re becoming more and more common in certain corners of the country, but are feral hogs dangerous to humans? Feral hogs are one of the most destructive, invasive, and dangerous species we know of in North America, and there’s no denying it. As an invasive species, they can overrun an area with their sheer numbers […]

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Houston Angler Finds a Snake Wrapped Around His Catfish

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Can you blame him for the reaction? Editor’s note: This post was first publish in July, 2019. If you’re fishing in Texas, it’s pretty much a given that you’ve been warned of snakes. Maybe you’ve encountered one or two, slithering through the shore grass or swimming past your lure. Those are the good kind of […]

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Wisconsin Reports 8% Decrease in 2021 Firearms Deer Harvest Following 2020 Uptick

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Wisconsin Deer Harvest Numbers

Wisconsin’s deer hunting surge only lasted a single season. In what’s fast becoming a sign of the times, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has the numbers after the conclusion of the state’s nine-day firearms deer season, and it looks like the harvest is down. The DNR’s report indicates a 7.9 percent dip in harvests […]

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Hunter success highly variable on Nebraska’s pheasant opener

LINCOLN, Neb. – Bird dogs and blaze orange returned to the fields across rural Nebraska on Oct. 30, the state’s season opener for pheasant quail and partridge. According to field reports, hunter success for pheasants was highest in the Northeast (0.62 birds per hunter), with some of the better reports coming from the northernmost counties …

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Osceola Turkey Hunt With Jacksonville Jaguars Linebacker Josh Allen

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Jacksonville Jaguars Linebacker Josh Allen gets his first ever Osceola turkey with former teammate Kash Daniel. OFF SZN with Kash Daniel saw Jacksonville Jaguars Linebacker Josh Allen take his first ever Osceola turkey down in the Sunshine State, and true to his self, he was very humble about the entire experience. His host and former […]

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Start Them Young

When you take children hunting, you better have a checklist. Warm clothes? Check. Warm boots? Check. Snacks? Check. Diaper bag? Excuse me? Baby food? Beg your pardon? Pacifier? Are you nuts? Jesse and Casey Campbell of Grand Island aren’t nuts, but that’s what their packing list has included since they took their son, Harris, hunting …

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The Lancehead F1 Torsion Limb Crossbow is Unlike Any Other On the Market

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Lancehead F1 Torsion Limb Crossbow

The Lancehead F1 Torsion Limb may redefine crossbow technology. In the archery world, few technologies have evolved as rapidly as crossbows. Manufacturers continue to make them lighter, faster and more reliable with each new release. There has also been a reduction in the profile of these bows with the trend moving towards more compact reverse […]

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Montana Drops Specific Harvest Quotas For Wolves, Increases Number of Licenses, Extends Season

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Montana Wolf Hunting

Montana’s wolf hunting controversy just got a lot more heated. The hot button topic of wolf hunting is probably going to get much more heated in the coming months after the Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission adopted their 2021/2022 regulations for the species with some significant changes that are sure to cause controversy. The commission […]

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Rack Hub: Profiling the Company That Wants to Give New Life to Your Antlers

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As Rack Hub likes to put it, “Antlers aren’t meant to pile up, get lost, or be forgotten.” Rack Hub, the company that gives new life to your antler collection, was started and is comprised of people with the same lifelong love for bone that you and I have, but with a unique twist.  With […]

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10-Foot, 700-Pound Great White Shark Caught Off Florida Pier

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Plenty of fishermen purse sharks from the beach, but not great whites. Note: This post was originally published in February, 2019. Sure, many fishermen hit the beach hoping to hear their line scream off their reel, indicating a battle with a shark has commenced. Fishermen go all out for this type of fishing, too, renting […]

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